Air Georgian’s SOAR program for aviation career awareness, recruitment and retention continues to grow with the addition of Montair Aviation to their flight school program.
The partnership provides a career pathway for instructors at Montair to become First Officers with Air Georgian.
“Montair is excited to offer our aspiring airline pilots the opportunity to advance their careers through the SOAR program,” says Montair’s Director of Flight Operations, Blair Parrant. “We are proud to be involved in such a motivating and rewarding opportunity while supporting growth within the aviation industry.”
“We’re proud to partner with great flight training providers such as Montair through the SOAR program,” says Air Georgian’s System Chief Pilot, Jeff Tillapaugh. “This partnership offers Montair instructors career progression from a Class IV instructor to a CRJ Captain and beyond.”
Air Georgian operates 62,000 regional flights per year on behalf of Air Canada through a capacity purchase agreement. With bases in Calgary and Toronto, the airline carries over 1.5 million passengers a year to 31 domestic and transborder destinations.